Bakersfield Leaders Join Us!
Everyone has influence
No matter where your influence is — in your family, school, work or church — you are invited to join 405,000 of your peers to learn how to maximize it.
- • Get a unique blend of vision, inspiration and skills you can immediately apply
- • Learn from a faculty representing multiple sectors and backgrounds
- • Leverage the Summit as a resource to transform yourself and community
- • Network with influencers in your community who are committed to living out God’s purposes in our world
Thursday-Friday, August 8-9, 2019
FacultyThe diverse Summit faculty* delivers a unique blend of vision, inspiration and practical skills you can immediately apply. *Faculty lineup subject to change
Learn More About the 2019 Faculty
Craig GroeschelCo-Founder & Senior Pastor, Life.Church
Bozoma Saint JohnChief Marketing Officer, Endeavor
Bear GryllsAdventurer; Writer; TV Host
Jo SaxtonAuthor, Leadership Coach and Entrepreneur
Jason Dorsey#1 Rated Gen Z & Millennial Speaker; Researcher
Danielle StricklandPastor; Author; Justice Advocate
Patrick LencioniBest-Selling Author; Founder & CEO, The Table Group
Aja BrownMayor, City of Compton
Liz BohannonCo-Founder & Co-CEO, Sseko Designs
Dr. Krish KandiahFounder, Home for Good; Consultant; Social Entrepreneur
Todd HenryFounder, Accidental Creative; Author; Leadership Consultant
Jia JiangBest-Selling Author; Blogger; Entrepreneur
Chris VossFormer FBI Hostage Negotiator; CEO & Founder, The Black Swan Group
DeVon FranklinProducer, Author, Speaker; CEO of Franklin Entertainment
2019 Bakersfield Host Location
4500 Buena Vista Rd,
Bakersfield, CA 93311
St. John’s Lutheran Church has graciously agreed to be the host church site for this year’s Global Leadership Summit.
They are located at 4500 Buena Vista Road, one mile south of White Lane in southwest Bakersfield.
Preview the Summit Experience
Why Attend GLS?For almost 25 years, the Summit has proven to produce compelling outcomes* for attendees.*Independent research conducted by Excellence in Giving based on repeat Summit attendee data.
feel improved teamwork increased job satisfaction and productivity
cited concrete ways their supervisor became a better leader
were inspired to impact their community
gained courage to lead despite opposition
Thanks to our 2019 GLS Bakersfield Supporters
Make a Difference
Join a coalition of businesses, churches, nonprofits and community leaders, who through this singular event,
are working to be the catalyst of change that Bakersfield needs.
Become a church partner, sponsor the event or register to attend the live simulcast today!